Arabic Studies Minor

Program Requirements

Required Course
ARAB 193Introduction to Arab Culture3
or ARIN 193 Introduction to Arab Culture
Interdisciplinary Electives
Select 15 credits from the following: 115
Cultures of the Middle East
Beginning Arabic I
Beginning Arabic II
Intermediate Arabic I
Intermediate Arabic II
Advanced Arabic I
Advanced Arabic II
Arab Americans: Before and After 9/11
Arab Americans: Before and After 9/11
The Arab World and Religion
The Arab World and Religion
Spoken Arabic
Twentieth-Century Arabic Literature
Media Arabic
Arabic Writing I
Advanced Spoken Arabic
Arabic Writing II
Quranic/Classical Arabic
Independent Study in Arabic Studies
Art in Non-Western Societies
Images of Muslim Women in Twentieth Century Literature and Culture
Geography of the Middle East
Introduction to Women Authors of French-Speaking Africa
Introduction to Women Authors of French-Speaking Africa
Introduction to Islamic Civilization
Introduction to the Modern Middle East
Women in the Muslim World: A History of Representations
Government and Politics of the Middle East
Islamic Religious Traditions
Jihad, Just War and the Prospect of Peace
Total Credits18
1

Students are strongly encouraged to take up to (but no more than) six credits of language courses.